Oct 16, 2012 4:00am PDT
students at one high school showed their classmate how popular is in on campus. ivan mendoza who has down's syndrome won in a landslide. ivan's coronation began at friday's pep rally and ended with him dressing the the nines there for saturday's school dance. looking great. i'm lynn berry, this is "early today," just your first stop of the day today on your nbc station. >>> well, in france, one confectioner wants to know what your sweet tooth thinks about the election. they have designed a box of chocolate medallions featuring the faces of the candidates. each time a customer buys a box they can vote online for their favorite. well, so far president obama leads mitt romney 72 to 4%, but minor detail, only about 22 votes have been cast so it's very unscientific. >>> pumpkin regatta took place in canada and, yes, it's exactly what it sounds like. from afar they look like regular kayakers, but let's get a little bit closer. competitors are actually paddling in giant pumpkins. >> pretty cool. >> yeah. and while pumpkins aren't known for their buoyancy, they ended up making pretty decent pvcs.
Oct 12, 2012 4:00pm PDT
from fellow classmates tonight. ivan mendoza was the only name on home coming king ballot this year, everyone knows and adores the senior, they've elected him as home coming king. >> when i see him he's outgoing. friendly nice. to me, he deserves it he will be crowned at the home coming dance. of course he says he plans on dancing to celebrate. >> still ahead your voice, your vote. vice president biden and vice president candidate paul ryan came out swinging. both made strong claims but were they all truthful? >> right now space shuttle endeavor on a slow road to retirement. crawling through streets. you can see another very tight squeeze right here. we'll show you more of this amazing journey. >> later a mixed day of emotions for bay area baseball fans. oakland a's packing up. giants >>> now to your voice, your vote. the only vice presidential debate turned out to be a battle. >> last night's debate was marked by spirited claims but they didn't always match the facts. >> mark matthews joins us now with a fact check. >> let's start with taxes congressman ryan and vice president bide
Oct 13, 2012 4:00pm PDT
to california. and a san diego high school. 18-year-old ivan mendoza who has down's syndrome crowned home coming king during halftime in front of classmates. several of the school's star athletes withdrew from the voting so ivan could win the award they said he deserves. next thing for the new king the home coming dance this weekend. that is a fox watch across america. >>> you heard a lot about the economy healthcare, foreign policy and so on and so forth during the vice presidential debate but you were also introduced to a family with connection to one of the presidential candidates. we learned who that family is and more about them and their story. you can see it next. >>> plus, going with are no space shuttle has gone before. the streets of los angeles. watch out, drivers. if you see that thing in the rear view mirror, might want to get out of the way. ♪ i'm a man of means by no means, king of the road ♪ ♪ third box car midnight train ♪ ♪ destination bangor maine [ male announcer ] how do you make 70,000 trades a second... ♪ reach one customer at a time? ♪ or help doctors turn b